Oct 16, 2016

King tide reigns over the flooded streets

Miami Beach, FL
Wynwood, Miami, FL
Hollywood, FL
Fort Lauderdale, FL
USA
by
David J. Neal
,
Miami Herald
An SUV splashes down Miami Beach's Alton Road Sunday morning. Photo: David J. Neal
An SUV splashes down Miami Beach's Alton Road Sunday morning. Photo: David J. Neal

Streets across Florida went underwater Sunday as king tides and early rain swamped the region.

And the not-so-royal treatment will likely continue into Monday.

Drivers in Miami Beach, Wynwood, Hollywood and Fort Lauderdale cascaded through the water over the weekend, meeting it with a mix of rage (from a flooded shop) to humor (a neighbor who posted a no-wake sign).